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Synonyms for labor

physical exertion that is usually difficult and exhausting

to exert one's mental or physical powers, usually under difficulty and to the point of exhaustion

to express at greater length or in greater detail

Synonyms for labor

an organized attempt by workers to improve their status by united action (particularly via labor unions) or the leaders of this movement

a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900

the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States

strive and make an effort to reach a goal

undergo the efforts of childbirth


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Repeating the analysis with different patient subgroups, such as those who had prolonged or augmented labor, did not change these results.
The results imply that the regulated firm selected a technology that augmented labor and pipeline capital more than compressor station capital.
Srinivas' group adjusted the odds ratios to control for factors such as race, insurance type, university hospital, chronic hypertension, preeclampsia, diabetes, prior vaginal deliveries, induced or augmented labor, low birth weight, gestational age, and number of previous cesarean sections.
Repeating the data analysis with different subgroups of patients, such as those who had prolonged or augmented labor, did not change these results.
1) When augmented labors are added to the equation, the sum likely represents half of all pregnancies, so this subject is important to us all.
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